The Amber Amulet
Craig Silvey & Sonia Martinez
Meet twelve-year-old Liam McKenzie, who patrols his suburban neighbourhood as the masked avenger—a superhero with powers so potent not even he can...
As one of the first American students admitted to China after the communist revolution, John Pomfret was exposed to a country still emerging from...
The Clean Industrial Revolution
The world is in the midst of a seismic shift in the way we generate energy and grow economic prosperity. Since the first industrial revolution we've...
Most of us struggle with distraction every day: the familiar feeling that our attention is not quite where it should be". But what is distraction?...
The Family Law
Hilarious and moving, The Family Law is a linked series of tales from a born humorist – and a literary star in the making...
Down on his luck and bank balance, Vietnamese Australian ex-cop Max Quinlan is on his third missing person's case and already way out of his depth....
In Turkey I am Beautiful
When Brendan Shanahan returned to Turkey after two years to catch up with old friends he found that much had changed...
Leave Me Alone
Leave Me Alone: A Novel of Chengdu is a bitter take on love and life in modern China. It's the story of three young men, Chen Zhong, Li Liang and Big Head Wang, and their...
For most people, 1961 was just something you had to pass through to get to where you wanted to go. And for fifteen-year-old Bobby it was no different...
If you were to die today, would you be like 96% of people who leave earth never having told their story? If so, Memento is for someone like you...
Mr Snack and the Lady Water
Mr Snack and the Lady Water is the title story of a compilation of hilarious travel essays by writer and journalist Brendan Shanahan...
A universal tale of teenage rebellion, Rock Soldier follows two schoolboy renegades who are expelled and end up in the army...
Sam, Grace and the Shipwreck
Sixteen-year-old Grace Bussell was hailed a hero for her part in rescuing the passengers and crew of the Georgette from sure drowning...
Pedder Dreaming: Olegas Truchanas and a lost Tasmanian Wilderness
In 1972 Lake Pedder in Tasmania's untamed south-west was flooded to build a dam. Wilderness photographer Olegas Truchanas, who had spent years campaigning...
The 13th Tablet
Iraq, 2004. Lawlessness is spreading throughout the country and looters have plundered the museums and historical sites. Mina Osman, ...
Vote For Me
In Vote For Me!, Australian journalist John Barron provides the insight only an outsider can give, with a fascinating, funny and at times frightening look at the way America...
Lost & Found
Brooke DavisMillie Bird, seven years old, also known as Captain Funeral. She always wears red gumboots to match her red, curly hair. Her mother, not coping well with her husband’s death a few months ago, leaves Millie in a local department store and never returns...
Carmen Michael was a jaded young travel industry executive when she ditched her job and moved to the Rio de Janeiro looking for complete immersion in the seedy and...
China Cuckoo: How I lost a fortune and found a life in China is the true story of a witty and eccentric Sinophile Englishman and his Chinese tree-change. It's set in...
Dancing Through Red Dust
Knowing he has money, his girlfriend Xiao Li and her ex-boyfriend blackmail him. While defending himself, Wei Da accidentally kills ...
Errol Fidel and the Cuban Rebel Girls
Based on true events, Errol, Fidel and the Cuban Rebel Girls recreates one of the 20th century's great unknown stories. Cuba, 1959: In ...
The Girl From Baghdad
An opulent and violent Iraq. The dream of a better life in a foreign land. The true story of a woman torn between two worlds. Michelle's mother is from Prague...
Grow Your Own Medicine
The medicinal powers of herbs, vegetables and fruits have been revered for thousands of years. This practical guide shows you how to grow...
Late on a hot summer night in the tail end of 1965, Charlie Bucktin, a precocious and bookish boy of thirteen, is startled by an urgent knock on the window of...
Around the world, 15% of people who want to have a baby are unable to do so, and their struggles with infertility often lead them to try IVF. But...
The Missing Ingredient
In November 2010 Murong won the People's Literature Prize for his acclaimed new book The Missing Ingredient, an account of how he...
Off the Rails
The true story of two twenty-year old Australians who travelled for fourteen months on recumbent bicycles from Russia, across Siberia and Mongolia...
Meet Eleanor Rigby: tiny, blind and left behind. Led by her zealous, overprotective guide dog, Warren, she courses constantly through the places...
If you're a modern woman looking for a rich husband to keep you in style, Shanghai Girls Uncensored & Unsentimental: How to Marry Up and Stay There is the book you've been ...
Socialism is Great
As a teenager, Lijia Zhang worked in a factory producing missiles designed to reach North America, queuing every month to give evidence to the "period police" that she wasn't pregnant...
The Thirty Years that Transformed China 1980-2010
In just thirty years the face of China has radically changed. The battered communist giant that was healing its wounds at the death of Mao in 1976 has risen to become...
The World According to Warren
Craig Silvey & Sonia Martinez
Warren is a guide dog with an inflated ego. He has always known that he was destined for great things...
Copyright © 2010 Zeitgeist Media Group --- All Rights Reserved.